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Jul 08, 2019
Pushing the boundaries: David Göttler on attempting to scale Mt Everest without supplementary oxygenAt a time when commercial climbing on Mt Everest (8,850m) is setting new highs — and lows — David Göttler, 40, and his climbs over the years present a striking contrast.
Jun 27, 2019
Seven climbers who died on Nanda Devi peak were roped together when avalanche struck, says officialThe eight climbers were part of a 12-member expedition to the Nanda Devi peak, but four Britons were rescued after breaking away.
Jun 25, 2019
Atop Mt Everest or not? Climbers challenge Haryana trio's claim of scaling world's highest peakMt Everest, the highest peak in the world, has attracted thousands of mountaineers and adventure seekers for decades. On 26 May, three climbers from Haryana — Vikas Rana, Shobha Banwala and Ankush Kasana, claimed to have summited its peak. But the climbers' community have their doubts based on evidence, or the glaring lack of it.
Jun 16, 2019
How Priyanka Mohite made history as the first Indian woman to scale 8,000-metre-high Mt MakaluPriyanka Mohite, a 26-year-old mountaineer from Maharashtra's Satara, became the first woman in India to scale Mt Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world at 8,485 metres. Mohite achieved the feat on 15 May this year.
Jun 14, 2019
Mt Everest tragedy is proof that boom in climbing tourism is both dangerous and unsustainableAfter witnessing 11 deaths on the Everest, one is faced with the fact that with the increasing commercialisation of mountaineering, safety measures and caution are taking a back seat.
Jun 09, 2019
Indian Mountaineering Foundation seeks Uttarakhand authorities’ nod to retrieve missing climbers’ bodies from Pindari glacier routeThe Indian Mountaineering Foundation, the apex body of mountaineering organisations in the country, has sought the permission of authorities in Uttarakhand to begin an expedition from Pindari glacier side to retrieve the bodies of mountaineers spotted near Nanda Devi East peak
Jun 03, 2019
IAF spots five bodies in Uttarakhand's Nanda Devi; suspected to belong to mountaineers who went missingThe eight-member team consisting of climbers from the UK, US and Australia went missing en route to the Nanda Devi East peak. Bodies of five mountaineers were sighted near an unscaled peak adjoining the Nanda Devi East peak during an air search by air force helicopters on Monday, Pithoragarh district magistrate VK Jogdande said.
May 28, 2019
Global warming affects Mt Everest, exposes 10 tonnes of garbage and human remainsMany people who climb the mountain pay very little attention to the ugly footprint they leave behind.
Mar 12, 2019
March through the mountains: Peter Van Geit's solo journey through 40 Himalayan passes on footStruck by the natural beauty of India, Belgian citizen Peter Van Geit decided to leave his country and explore Indian landscapes, first on his bike, and then on foot. He undertook his most testing trip in 2018 — a 75-day journey across 40 passes in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir, which was self-supported and solo.
Oct 14, 2018
Nine people killed in Nepal after avalanche accompanied by snowstorm hits Mount Gurja base campFive South Korean climbers and four Nepali porters were among those who died in the avalanche, confirmed Nepal Police.